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Interview: New IPAF president on what’s next in ensuring safety when working at height
Karel Huisjer, the new president of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), looks at inclusivity, sustainability, globalization and more
Doka USA celebrates Construction Safety Week
Company highlighted the importance of safety cultures within the workplace
No Falls Week addresses key safety issue
Initiative from No falls Foundation supported by industry, including IPAF 
GSR targets young jobseekers with educational event
Student event part of Made In Italy day in partnership with educators and association 
Fall protection webinar: Vertical lifelines and anchorage connectors
The SAIA’s Fall Protection Council will cover proper PFPE inspection and fit
Baltimore bridge collapse: Can engineers prevent similar disasters?
Deadly catastrophe leads to opportunity for engineers to do more to protect the world’s aging bridges
How do you future proof your rental business?
Joel Särkkä, CIO of Renta Group, offers his recipe
Nationwide extends ‘seatbelt for MEWPs’ to customers at zero cost
Harness On prevents MEWP use without a harness and is being rolled out on boom lifts for free 
Loxam hits €1 billion revenues in France
Europe’s biggest renter reports 6.2% increase in revenues
National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls is this week
In 2022, nearly 1 in 5 workplace deaths happened in construction, with 38% of those due to falls
4 women leading the charge in industry
In celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8, here are four women working to inspire change in equipment rental and related fields
US contractor fined US$1m for ‘ongoing disregard for safety laws’
New Jersey firm cited for failure to provide fall protection
Interview: United Rentals on why access management is a key to success
Tony Leopold, senior vice president of strategy & digital at United Rentals, talks about the company’s new Access Management system and what it means for renters
Genie to launch VR training
Shown exclusively to ALH in early January, the tech-forward training will be used in conjunction with
4 ways Ashtead is improving sustainability
London-based global rental giant outlines how it aims to achieve greater sustainability in 2024 and beyond
IPAF partners with Turkish association
Platformder deal is first time IPAF has designated a national association as local agency
Alimak experts ‘at disposal’ of investigators after construction hoist accident kills five
Five people have died in an accident involving a construction hoist at a jobsite on the outskirts of Sweden’s capital Stockholm.
UK forum calls for clearer accident reporting
Access Industry Forum call for action after ‘little improvement’ in workplace falls
Alo goes pink for cancer awareness
Chile’s Alo Group hosts range of breast cancer awareness initiatives 
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